Police trying to identify man found dead in ditch

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HOUSTON - Police are asking searching for clues after a man was found dead in north Houston.

Police said they received a 911 call after the victim was found lying in a ditch around 8:45 a.m. Sunday in the 6400 Gold Street.

When officers arrived, they found the man dead of an apparent gunshot wound.

Officials said the victim did not have any identification on him.

The ditch is in an isolated area and neighbors did not report hearing any gun shots prior to the man's discovery, according to police.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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